Sunday, June 19, 2011

Ladies week-long plein air retreat in Maine

Great opportunity for plein air painters to escape the Florida heat and enjoy and paint the beauty of Maine.  Renee Lammers has space for six women artists at her beautiful home this July.  She'll take care of everything, including cooking and driving, so artists can concentrate on their painting.  Check here for further info.

Tuesday, June 14, 2011

Avanced local plein air workshop with Larry Moore

July 22-24 (Friday through Sunday).  Cost is $350.  Link here for details.  

Call for Florida women artists

Second annual juried exhibition at Florida Museum for Women Artists in Deland.  Application needs to be postmarked by Saturday June 25th.  Check here for info.

Saturday, June 11, 2011

Marianna Ross exhibiting paintings in New York

Marianna Ross is exhibiting her silk paintings at the Cooperstown Art Association Gallery in Cooperstown, NY, from June 10th through July 8th.  For further info, please check this site.

Volunteer artists and art supplies wanted for ABCs program

Art by Coalition Children (aka the ABCs program) has been bringing professional artists into the Coalition for the Homeless of Central Florida every six to eight weeks since 2003.  The program is designed to expose the children residing at the facility to various art forms and inspire their confidence and self-esteem under the trying conditions they find themselves in.  Further info can be found here.  If you'd like to lend your artistic knowledge to this worthwhile cause, please contact Marty Vevera at 407-872-5784 or email:  They're also in need of art supplies for their various classes, so please keep them in mind if you're doing any studio cleaning/tidying.  Thanks for all your help. 

Thursday, June 9, 2011

ALOC member in upcoming Crealde exhibit

Gayle Bell had artwork accepted into the 31st Annual Juried Student Show at Crealde School of Art.  An opening reception will be held on June 10th from 7 to 9:30 p.m.  Annual membership meeting and awards presentation will take place on the same date in the Showalter Hughes Community Gallery next door from 7 to 8 p.m.  The exhibit will remain on display until August 31st.
Exhibit Dates: June 10th – August 31st
Hours: 9 AM - 4 PM Monday - Thursday,
9 AM - 1 PM Friday & Saturday
Location: Crealde School of Art,
Alice & William Jenkins Gallery (map)
Cost: FREE
Free Reception : Friday, June 10th, 7 to 9:30 p.m.